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Option for crowd-sourcing weigh-station status

New Scalechek app provides a directory and alerts for open/closed status of weigh stations across the U.S. and Canada.

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Hurricane tracking apps

Hurricane season continues through the end of November, so there's still a few months this year to make use of a free hurricane tracking application.

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Oh, what a tangled web we weave

There's been a lot of press lately about truckers getting into shape. It's a body-killing profession, with the lack of decent food available and being in the sitting position for hours on end. There are a lot of obese and unhealthy truckers, and I can totally see why, because I gain an average of 5-7 pounds every time I go out. I consider myself an active person, I like to take walks and be busy. It's ...

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Much to change, much to talk about: CSA

The August 2012 MCSAC meeting saw a robust debate centered around the CSA programs flaws and ways to correct them. Here find a few bright (and in some cases dark) moments from the dialogue.

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Hard road for single mom

Single mother needs good put-down for smug commenters.

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Bad directions to places that don’t exist

We circled the block for another ten minutes. The vein in my husband's head started to throb.

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VIDEO: Story of Trucker Charity’s new rig

A couple scenes from GATS -- an interview with Tony Hamilton, driver of the recently rolling Trucker Charity rig, and a scene with the father and son behind the Cubby Buddy toolbox.

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Roadside attraction: Arkansas’ weird critters

As it got close to dusk, the hoards of creatures started appearing by the side of the road.

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How American cars got air bags

The long and circuitous process toward the final codification of a regulation.

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Twitter instructional

First in a series about Twitter: instructions for creating a your account.

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